1Course Overview

Heritage Interior Design Level 3

Course code: ABC941

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Do you wish to pursue a career as an interior designer with a specialist interest in heritage style? Then now is the perfect time to learn those all-important skills and knowledge you need to achieve your dream job.

This course will enable you to:

  • Discover the history of interior design from the ancient past to present day
  • Learn the importance of conservation, tradition, decoration and style
  • Understand what to look for when working with heritage buildings
  • Consider what may or may not be appropriate in this environment
  • Develop an insight into laws, floor plans and planning acts
  • Identify various factors in history that have been an influence and had impact on heritage interior design
  • Create a heritage project bringing, by using information learnt and your own research

The course will allow you to study when and where you want, at your own pace. All coursework can be submitted by either post or email making it easier and hassle-free.

All of the materials will be sent to you by post or email, so it couldn’t be easier. Our experienced and friendly tutors are always a click away by email, giving you advice and helping you through your course.

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2Course Content
Unit 1: The Brief History of Interior Design
  • Define interior design  
  • History and its importance
  • Brief timeline
  • Advantages and disadvantages of ancient interior design
Unit 2: Heritage design basics including wall, floor and window treatments
  • Conservation
  • Various wall and floor treatments found in each era
  • Window treatments  
  • Tradition
Unit 3: The challenges of working with heritage and listed interiors
  • Keeping and changing heritage buildings
  • Appropriate designs
  • Not appropriate designs
  • Challenges
Unit 4: The law, the local government and other considerations
  • Various floor plans
  • Local government
  • Law
  • Modern and heritage project planning
Unit 5: The influence of socioeconomic and technological factors on historical interior design
  • Technological factors
  • Environmental aesthetics
  • Sociological considerations
  • Environment pollution
Unit 6: The Research Project -Design in historical context
  • Choosing a historical era
  • Choosing aspects of interior design
  • Legal and planning consent
  • Challenges
3Other Information
Assessment

This course is assessed by a series of assignments, which are submitted to your tutor for marking. No external examination is required.

Course Duration

This course will take you 12 months to complete.

Study Method

This course will allow you to work at home or at work. All materials for the course will be received by post or email. You will also get tutor support by email.

Course Outcomes

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement from ABC Awards and Certa Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).

The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme. This means that Open Study College has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification* but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 3 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner. 

The course itself has been designed by Open Study College to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current regulated qualifications. ABC Awards & Certa Awards endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met. A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.

ABC Awards and Certa Awards have long-established reputations for providing high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. ABC Awards and Certa Awards combine over 180 years of expertise combined with a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.

Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, ABC Awards and Certa Awards also offer regulated qualifications for all ages and abilities post-14; all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK.

*Regulated qualification refers to those qualifications that are regulated by Ofqual / CCEA / Qualification Wales

4Q&As

Your Questions Answered

What skills are needed to enrol in this course?

You do not need any previous knowledge to enrol onto this course. You should be willing to undertake practical research into the heritage interior design by using the internet and other resources such as books and magazines.

Is there a time limit for the completion of this course?

You may start at any time and have a full year to complete your studies. It is truly flexible and is designed to be adaptable around your lifestyle and other commitments.

What is included in the cost of my course?
  • Dedicated personal tutor support
  • Dedicated student support
  • Assignment marking and feedback
  • FREE CV writing service
  • *Comprehensive study guide
  • *Open Study College pen and highlighter
  • *Student study planner
  • *Student notebook
  • *Document wallet*

*Not included with the online study option

How do I get my work assessed?

You will send your work to your personal course tutor for them to mark and return to you. On successful completion of the course you will achieve Heritage Interior Design Level 3.

What happens if I lose my course pack?

It’s not a problem. We offer a course replacement service, so if you get into trouble and your course pack is lost or damaged, our Student Support Team can provide you with a new set of materials for a one-time additional fee.

What if I still have questions?

That’s not a problem. We want to make sure you’re 100% confident about enrolling on the course and starting your study. So, just give our Student Support Team a call on 03300 563 100 and they’ll do their best to help.

6Reviews

The course is interesting

The course is interesting and I have enjoyed doing all the research for the first assignment. I am now writing the assignment and will probably send it next week. 

- Margaret Richer

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  • Be a permanent UK resident with a 3 year address history
  • Have a good credit history with no late payments, debt relief orders or bankruptcies
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